The DOS recently released its November 2010 Visa Bulletin. Similar to the October 2010 Visa Bulletin, there is little advancement in all of the employment-based immigrant visa categories. It is assumed that this slow movement in the priority dates will continue to for at least for the first quarter of fiscal year 2011 as the DOS assesses the demand created by its rapid advancement of many of the employment-based immigrant visa categories in the last few months of fiscal year 2010.

The following is a comparison of the priority date movement since the beginning of the current regression in October 2005:

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